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Stoics and neostoics

Mark P. O. Morford

Stoics and neostoics

Rubens andthe circle of Lipsius

by Mark P. O. Morford

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J, Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lipsius, Justus, -- 1547-1606.,
  • Rubens, Peter Paul, -- 1577-1640 -- Philosophy.,
  • Philosophy, Renaissance.,
  • Stoics.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p225-233. - Includes index.

    Statementby Mark Morford.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii,246p.,(32)p. of plates :
    Number of Pages246
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21622067M
    ISBN 100691040818

      It was with Lipsius that the fortunes of Stoicism changed dramatically. His De constantia founded what has come to be called Neostoicism, while his two Stoic handbooks published in brought together for the first time more or less all the surviving evidence for Stoic philosophy. His contemporaries Michel de Montaigne and Guillaume Du Vair. DANS is an institute of KNAW and NWO. Driven by data. Go to page top Go back to contents Go back to site navigation.

    After Plato and Aristotle, the Stoics, from the third century BCE onwards, developed the third great classical conception of wisdom. This book offers a reconstruction of this pivotal notion in Stoicism, starting out from the two extant Stoic definitions, 'knowledge of .   This essay offers an introduction to Justus Lipsius's dialogue De Constantia, first published in Although the dialogue bears a superficial similarity to philosophical works of consolation, I suggest that it should be approached as a spiritual .

    Mark Morford, Stoics and Neostoics: Rubens and the Circle of Lipsius (Princeton: Princeton University Press, ). John Sellars, “Stoic Fate in Justis Lipsius’s De Constantia and Physiologia Stoicorum, Journal of the History of Philosophy, vol. 52, No. 4 (), pp. He has published books on the Roman poets Persius and Lucan and the Renaissance scholar Justus Lipsius (Stoics and Neostoics: Lipsius and the Circle of Rubens), as well as many articles on Greek and Roman literature and Renaissance scholarship and art.


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This book discusses the revival of Stoicism in northern Europe, focusing on Lipsius’ editions of Tacitus and Seneca, his widely read handbooks on constancy and politics, and his interaction with leading scholars and public figures.

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Morford encounters an extra ordinarily important figure of the late Renaissance whom modern scholars have. The Stoics offer us valuable strategies of thinking about and dealing with hardships that remain relevant for modern society, says the philosophy professor and author Massimo he recommends the five books that best express the essence of Stoicism and how it might be applied to real life.

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The book is a must to anyone who is interested in Stoicism and how it can help us in our modern lives, no matter what level of knowledge you have about the subject. The book includes quotes by well-known Stoics like Seneca, Epictetus and Marcus Aurelius.

This is a guest post by Hristo Vassilev. If you’d like to contribute to The Daily Stoic, please get in touch. The best part about Stoicism is that you can go to the primary texts, read them and feel like they were written yesterday, not Stoics and neostoics book ago. You can pick up Seneca, Marcus Aurelius or Epictetus and 28 Books On Stoicism: The (Hopefully) Ultimate Reading List Read More».

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Stoics and Neostoics. Book Description: In a vivid re-creation of late sixteenth-century Flemish intellectual life, Mark Morford explores the intertwined careers of one of the period's most influential thinkers and one of its most original artists: Justus Lipsius and Peter Paul Rubens.

He investigates the scholarship of Lipsius (), whose revival of Roman Stoicism guided his contemporaries. This book discusses the revival of Stoicism in northern Europe, focusing on Lipsius' editions of Tacitus and Seneca, his widely read handbooks on constancy and politics, and his interaction with leading scholars and public figures.

This book is one of the most practical Stoicism books out there. It is structured in 12 chapters as in 12 months of a year. You meant to read one page a day.

I read this book everyday before I start with my day. I read couple of pages and start my morning routine. The content is easy to grasp.

The second introductory book on this list is the one from Massimo Pigliucci, an American-Italian philosopher and modern stoic. He used to run his own popular blog on stoicism for the 21st century (now unfortunately behind a paywall), and is one of the Internet’s best resources on modern applications of stoicism.

Stoics and Neostoics 作者: Mark P.O. Morford 出版社: Princeton University Press 副标题: Rubens and the Circle of Lipsius 出版年: 页数: 定价: GBP 装.

Neostoicism was a syncretic philosophical movement, founded by Flemish humanist Justus Lipsius, that attempted to combine the beliefs of Stoicism and Christianity.

In his seminal period in the Northern Netherlands, Lipsius published two most significant works: De Constantia and Politica.

Not to be confused with Modern Stoicism, a similar movement in the early 21st century. This is the first introduction to Stoic philosophy for 30 years.

Aimed at readers new to Stoicism and to ancient philosophy, it outlines the central philosophical ideas of Stoicism and introduces the reader to the different ancient authors and sources that they will encounter when exploring Stoicism. The range of sources that are drawn upon in the reconstruction of Stoic philosophy can be.

Until now, however, no one has systematically examined the relationship between the two systems. In Spinoza and the Stoics Jon Miller takes on this task, showing how key elements of Spinoza's metaphysics, epistemology, philosophical psychology, and ethics relate to their Stoic counterparts.

The book begins with an assurance that “Stoicism contains some of the finest and most durable wisdom of any age,” leading a reader to wonder what the mediocre and flimsy wisdom of an age might look like.

Complex and wordy, the book reflects the latest jargon of the academy and cautiously breaks no new ground. The Stoics - Articles from The School of Life, formally The Book of Life, a gathering of the best ideas around wisdom and emotional intelligence. ‘Stoicism’ was a philosophy that flourished for some years in Ancient Greece and Rome, gaining widespread support among all classes of society.

Get this from a library. Stoics and Neostoics: Rubens and the Circle of Lipsius. [Mark P O Morford] -- In a vivid re-creation of late sixteenth-century Flemish intellectual life, Mark Morford explores the intertwined careers of one of the period's most influential thinkers and one of its most original.

The book’s diachronic part investigates how Stoics from Zeno to Marcus Aurelius used their theory of the state to assess particular states, explain the origin of political communities and shape their own political practice.

Stoics and Neostoics Rubens and the Circle of Lipsius. Mark P. O. Morford - The Roman Stoics: Self.Modern Stoicism is an intellectual and popular movement that began at the end of the 20th century aimed at reviving the practice of is not to be confused with Neostoicism, an analogous phenomenon in the 17th term "Modern Stoicism" covers both the revival of interest in the Stoic philosophy and the philosophical efforts to adjust Ancient Stoicism to the language and.COVID Resources.

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